Walk the streets of the Old Quarter in Hanoi with this free walking tour
Explore the craft and guild streets of Hanoi’s historic Old Quarter by joining a one-and-a-half-hour walking tour made possible by a partnership between the city’s tourism department and tour operator Vietnamtourism. The tour will take guests across the downtown area, to streets named for, and dedicated to, a traditional craft such as paper fans, textiles and iron wares.
The tour runs from 9am to 6pm, from Wednesdays to Sundays, except holidays. To sign up for a slot, call the hotline on +84 911 08 19 68, or visit the Tourist Information and Support Center (28 Hang Dau St, Hoan Kiem District, open from 8am to 8pm daily).
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This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of Smile magazine.